How to Buy Tourist Ticket Cusco?

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2016 Ticket Machu Picchu Cusco as the main tourist destination in Peru, has many cultural attractions including museums and archaeological sites of which 16 have been classified as the most important and interesting to know while you were at Cusco distinct of the Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu; is why the Tourist Ticket was created, which allows entry to the places indicated in the ticket.

This Tourist Ticket is administered by the Committee on Cultural Tourism Cusco Integrated Services COSITUC. This committee is formed by the Provincial Municipality of Cusco, Cusco Department of Culture and the Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism. COSITUC, is the body responsible for the collection, management and distribution of the proceeds for the sale of Cusco Tourist Ticket.

It has different types of Tourist Ticket, each of them allows you to visit the most outstanding tourist attractions that has the city of Cusco.

1. General Tourist Ticket
2. Tourist Circuit 1
3. Tourist Circuit 2
4. Tourist Circuit 3

Each circuit has different tourist attractions; depending on time available you can choose the best option, mentioned below 16 tourist attractions that include this ticket.

The purchase of these tickets do in the main office COSITUC; It is located near the Plaza de Armas of Cusco.

  • Address: Tourist Galleries Av. Sol
  • Office hours: Monday to Saturday from 08:00 to 18:00 hrs.;
    Sunday from 08:00 to 13:00 hrs.


1. General Tourist Ticket: This ticket is complete and allows you to visit all the places included in tourist circuits 1, 2 and 3.


2. Circuit 1: Archeological Sites Cusco: Includes visits to the archaeological centers located around Cusco:

  • Sacsayhuamán.
  • Q’enqo.
  • Pucapucara.
  • Tambomachay.


3. Circuit 2: Tourist Circuit of Museums and South Valley: Cusco has a considerable number of museums displaying cultural and historical richness of the Inca Empire and its antecendence.

  • Museum of Contemporary Art.
  • Regional Historical Museum.
  • Folk Art Museum.
  • Qoricancha Site Museum.
  • Qosqo Native Art Center.
  • Monument to the Inca Pachacuteq.
  • Pikillaqta.
  • Tipon.


4. Circuit 3: Archaeological Sites of the Sacred Valley: This type of ticket allows admission to archaeological sites located a few hours from the city.

  • Pisaq.
  • Ollantaytambo.
  • Chinchero.
  • Moray.


What is the price of Tourist Ticket Cusco?

The tourist ticket varies according to the type of visitor adult / student and the type of ticket general / partial; listed below:

  • Tourist Ticket Cusco

  • General Ticket
  • Student Ticket
  • Partial Ticket Circuit 1
  • Partial Ticket Circuit 2
  • Partial Ticket Circuit 3
  • Cost

  • Foreigner

  • PEN S/. 130.00
  • PEN S/. 70.00
  • PEN S/. 70.00
  • PEN S/. 70.00
  • PEN S/. 70.00
  • Cost

  • National

  • PEN S/. 70.00
  • PEN S/. 40.00
  • PEN S/. 40.00
  • PEN S/. 40.00
  • PEN S/. 40.00
  • Validity

  • 10 days
  • 10 days
  • 1 day
  • 2 days
  • 2 days


However, there are important points that does not include the ticket, such as:

Entrance to the Cathedral of Cusco:

  • Adult: PEN S/. 25.00
  • Student: PEN S/. 12.00

Temple of the Sun Qoricancha:

  • Adult: PEN S/. 10.00
  • Student: PEN S/. 5.00

Museo Inca:

  • Adult: PEN S/. 10.00
  • Student: PEN S/. 5.00


Important Note:

  • The Tourist ticket is not valid as entrance to Machu Picchu.
  • Doesn’t entitled to any service of Guide or transportation.
  • The validity of the tourist ticket starts from the day of purchase.
  • It can only be used once per tourist attraction.
  • No book early, because you can buy directly from Cusco necessary.
  • There isn’t partial tickets for students foreign or nationals, the cost is unique.




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